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Topic: 0.9999... = 1 that means mathematics ends in contradiction
Replies: 53   Last Post: Mar 18, 2013 9:33 PM

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 JT Posts: 1,448 Registered: 4/7/12
Re: 0.9999... = 1 that means mathematics ends in contradiction
Posted: Mar 13, 2013 8:53 AM

On 9 mar, 05:00, spermato...@yahoo.com wrote:
> Australias leading erotic poet colin leslie dean shows that if
> 0.9999... = 1 that means mathematics ends in contradiction
>
> http://www.scribd.com/doc/40697621/Mathematics-Ends-in-Meaninglessnes...
>
> simply
> 0.9999... = 1
> 0.9999.... is a non-finite number/
> 1 is a finite number
> thus we have
> a finite number = non-finite number
> thus a contradiction in terms
> thus
>
> It is pointed out
> the symbol/numeral ?0.9999....? represents a number N that number N never ends ie IS noni-finite
> The symbol /numeral and the number ARE THE SAME they are equivalent concepts
>
> the numeral "0.999..."ie non-finite never ends and represents a number N That number N never ends ie is non-finite
>
> THE SYMBOL/ NUMERAL AND NUMBER ARE THE SAME THEY ARE EQUIVILANT CONCEPTS

0.999... is the sum product of 3 * 0.333... and since 1/3 do not have
finished decimal expansion in base 10 neither can 0.999... have it, it
is just flawed deduction implemented by insufficient logic to beleive
that 0.999... equals 1.

If fact the whole concept of trying to write unfinished decimal
expansion as compact and finite is fault, as can be shown in any
arithmetic circuit trying to interpretate the above. Change base or go
for a fraction.

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